Mercy Health Mock Interview

To help you prepare for a Mercy Health job interview, here are 31 interview questions and answer examples.

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Mercy Health prides ourselves on having a diverse workforce. When have you worked with a diverse group of people?

"I have worked with diverse groups of people most of my career, including my time in University. I am most comfortable and happy in this environment because it offers me unique learning opportunities."

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31 Mercy Health Interview Questions & Answers

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  • 1. Mercy Health prides ourselves on having a diverse workforce. When have you worked with a diverse group of people?

  • 2. Mercy Health was initially looking for someone with at least 5 years of experience for this position. Considering you have less than 5 years of experience, would you be willing to negotiate a lower salary for this position?

  • 3. Do you think it is possible to be a good team member, yet disagree with the leader?

  • 4. Why do you think you are a good fit for this position with Mercy Health?

  • 5. What skill would you like to improve and why?

  • 6. Rate your problem solving skills from 1-10. How do you justify your rating?

  • 7. In your opinion, what makes you a great problem solver?

  • 8. How would you describe your ideal work environment?

  • 9. The healthcare industry is constantly evolving. How do you stay current on the changes in your field?

  • 10. Mercy Health has opportunities in both Ohio and Kentucky for employment. Have you considered relocating from one of these states to the other?

  • 11. Mercy Health was recently recognized for donating an automated external defibrillator (AED) to St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Metropolis. Do you have any volunteer experience you would like to share?

  • 12. Mercy Health offers many specialty services. Outside of the area you are trained in, what other healthcare specialty interests you?

  • 13. What part of your healthcare career brings you the most stress?

  • 14. Tell me about yourself.

  • 15. Mercy Health supports a healthy balance between life and work. How do you ensure a healthy balance between your professional and personal life?

  • 16. Do you prefer to work in a team-based position or individually?

  • 17. Mercy Health believes that optimal health involves mind, body, and spirit. We devote strong emphasis to spiritual care as well as physical. What are your thoughts regarding mixing medical care and spiritual care?

  • 18. How would your former employer, professor, or coworkers describe your personality in three to four words?

  • 19. Mercy Health has over 30 primary and specialty clinics in Kentucky alone, in addition to our communities in Ohio. Do you have any concerns related to working within a community of this size?

  • 20. Mercy Health seeks to hire those with strong problem-solving skills. When were you able to successfully resolve a problem in the workplace?

  • 21. At Mercy Health we seek to hire healthcare professionals who have ambitions of growing their career. What are your professional goals for the next 3 to 5 years?

  • 22. Mercy Health physicians and healthcare professionals are conducting medical research to help patients live healthier and longer lives. What are your thoughts regarding participation in clinical trials?

  • 23. It is often said that a career in healthcare is a 'thankless job'. How can we keep you motivated and engaged, even on the days when you feel your work goes unnoticed?

  • 24. If you could expand your knowledge and expertise in any area of healthcare services, which would you choose?

  • 25. Working in the healthcare industry requires strong organizational skills and attention to detail. How do you ensure that your work is properly organized and highly accurate?

  • 26. In order to work for Mercy Health, you must pass a full criminal background check. Is there anything in your background that may be a concern?

  • 27. What is your patient care philosophy?

  • 28. At Mercy Health we take pride in our great relationships with clients, vendors, coworkers, and patients. Do you consider yourself to be a strong relationship builder?

  • 29. Ohio leads the nation in opiate abuse. Across our communities, Mercy Health has a priority to help put an end to the opioid epidemic. Have you or anyone you've known been affected by drug abuse?

  • 30. The healthcare industry can be an emotional profession. Have your emotions ever interfered with your ability to perform your job?

  • 31. At Mercy Health we seek to hire healthcare professionals who display a strong interest in the healthcare arena. Would you consider yourself dedicated to your career?